Period
to 22 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Change Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Change Management over the 6 months to 22 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Change Management
England > South East
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 150 129
Rank change year-on-year +17 -21 -23
Permanent jobs citing Change Management 742 660 995
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.45% 2.27% 2.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% 2.59% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 633 552 779
South East median annual salary £50,000 £45,250 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.50% -1.63% -0.04%
10th Percentile £32,300 £28,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% -

Change Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 26,913 25,471 33,265
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 88.73% 87.69% 88.25%
Number of salaries quoted 22,288 20,961 28,037
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% - -
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

Change Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Change Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Change Management in the South East

Change Management
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Change Management in the South East.

Salary trend for Change Management in the South East

Change Management
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Change Management in the South East over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Change Management in the South East

Change Management
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Change Management within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +18 290 £52,500 -4.55% 39
Berkshire +11 183 £52,500 -16.00% 23
Surrey +31 161 £47,500 -9.52% 9
Hampshire -7 158 £41,850 +19.57% 31
Kent +28 60 £55,000 +37.50% 5
Buckinghamshire +3 60 £52,500 -8.70% 14
Oxfordshire -8 49 £63,000 +36.96% 2
West Sussex -10 40 £52,500 +23.53% 6
East Sussex -47 27 £72,500 +64.77% 7
Middlesex +14 4 £51,750 -8.00% 1
M4 Corridor - 1 £50,000 -
Change Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, IT jobs citing Change Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Change Management.

1 253 (34.10%) ITIL
2 174 (23.45%) Microsoft
3 163 (21.97%) Finance
4 162 (21.83%) Project Management
5 130 (17.52%) Windows
6 126 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
7 118 (15.90%) SQL
8 115 (15.50%) Cisco
9 114 (15.36%) Agile Software Development
10 104 (14.02%) VMware
11 103 (13.88%) Service Management
11 103 (13.88%) Degree
12 102 (13.75%) Firewall
13 101 (13.61%) Problem-Solving
14 92 (12.40%) Stakeholder Management
15 88 (11.86%) Active Directory
16 87 (11.73%) SLA
17 84 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
18 83 (11.19%) Cisco Certification
19 72 (9.70%) LAN
19 72 (9.70%) Problem Management
20 71 (9.57%) WAN
21 70 (9.43%) Risk Management
22 68 (9.16%) SQL Server
23 67 (9.03%) Service Delivery
24 66 (8.89%) Configuration Management
25 65 (8.76%) Linux
25 65 (8.76%) CCNA
26 63 (8.49%) .NET
26 63 (8.49%) Business Analysis

Change Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (3.91%) MS Exchange
2 27 (3.64%) SharePoint
3 19 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (2.02%) IIS
5 14 (1.89%) Apache
6 13 (1.75%) CMS
6 13 (1.75%) Tomcat
7 11 (1.48%) Confluence
7 11 (1.48%) JBoss
8 9 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
9 8 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2013
10 7 (0.94%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.67%) Apache Spark
12 4 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
12 4 (0.54%) Skype for Business
13 3 (0.40%) GroupWise
14 2 (0.27%) Documentum
14 2 (0.27%) Mule ESB
14 2 (0.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 2 (0.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 59 (7.95%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (2.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 19 (2.56%) Microsoft Project
4 17 (2.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 14 (1.89%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (2.29%) Dynamics AX
2 13 (1.75%) SAP HCM
3 12 (1.62%) SAP HR
4 11 (1.48%) SAP EHS
4 11 (1.48%) SAP PLM
4 11 (1.48%) SAP VC
5 10 (1.35%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (0.67%) Maximo
7 4 (0.54%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.54%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 4 (0.54%) SAP CO
7 4 (0.54%) SAP FI
7 4 (0.54%) SAP FI/CO
8 3 (0.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 3 (0.40%) SAP MM
8 3 (0.40%) SAP S/4HANA
9 2 (0.27%) CA PPM
9 2 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
9 2 (0.27%) Primavera
9 2 (0.27%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 84 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
3 45 (6.06%) SaaS
4 29 (3.91%) Office 365
5 20 (2.70%) IaaS
6 18 (2.43%) SuccessFactors
7 12 (1.62%) Dynamics 365
8 11 (1.48%) PaaS
9 6 (0.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 6 (0.81%) AWS CloudTrail
10 4 (0.54%) G Suite
10 4 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.40%) Force.com
12 2 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
13 1 (0.13%) Asana
13 1 (0.13%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.13%) Serverless
13 1 (0.13%) Taleo
13 1 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 102 (13.75%) Firewall
2 72 (9.70%) LAN
3 71 (9.57%) WAN
4 59 (7.95%) VPN
5 56 (7.55%) MPLS
6 38 (5.12%) TCP/IP
6 38 (5.12%) VLAN
7 34 (4.58%) DNS
8 33 (4.45%) SAN
9 32 (4.31%) NetScaler
10 29 (3.91%) VPLS
11 28 (3.77%) OSPF
12 27 (3.64%) WLAN
13 25 (3.37%) Intrusion Detection
14 24 (3.23%) DMZ
15 23 (3.10%) BGP
15 23 (3.10%) Internet
15 23 (3.10%) Network Security
16 20 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
17 19 (2.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (9.16%) SQL Server
2 35 (4.72%) Relational Database
3 26 (3.50%) Oracle Database
4 23 (3.10%) RDBMS
5 13 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (1.62%) Big Data
6 12 (1.62%) GIS
6 12 (1.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (1.62%) SQL Server 2014
7 11 (1.48%) BusinessObjects
8 10 (1.35%) Apache Hive
8 10 (1.35%) Hadoop
8 10 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 8 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (0.67%) HBase
10 5 (0.67%) Impala
10 5 (0.67%) Power BI
11 4 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 38 (5.12%) Jenkins
2 33 (4.45%) Visual Studio
3 25 (3.37%) Git (software)
4 17 (2.29%) JIRA
5 13 (1.75%) SoapUI
6 10 (1.35%) Eclipse
6 10 (1.35%) JUnit
7 9 (1.21%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (0.94%) NUnit
8 7 (0.94%) Subversion
9 6 (0.81%) TeamCity
10 5 (0.67%) git-flow
10 5 (0.67%) Sonatype Nexus
11 3 (0.40%) MSI
11 3 (0.40%) Selenium
12 2 (0.27%) LabVIEW
12 2 (0.27%) Rational DOORS
12 2 (0.27%) StarTeam
13 1 (0.13%) LSMW
13 1 (0.13%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 163 (21.97%) Finance
2 27 (3.64%) Telecoms
3 26 (3.50%) Manufacturing
4 22 (2.96%) Retail
5 17 (2.29%) Advertising
5 17 (2.29%) Automotive
6 12 (1.62%) Aerospace
6 12 (1.62%) Marketing
7 11 (1.48%) Legal
8 10 (1.35%) Banking
9 6 (0.81%) General Ledger
10 5 (0.67%) Investment Banking
10 5 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.54%) Military
12 3 (0.40%) Publishing
13 2 (0.27%) Billing
13 2 (0.27%) Games
14 1 (0.13%) Back Office
14 1 (0.13%) Digital Economy
14 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 114 (15.36%) Analyst
2 83 (11.19%) Network Engineer
3 73 (9.84%) Developer
3 73 (9.84%) Project Manager
4 68 (9.16%) IT Manager
5 50 (6.74%) Change Manager
6 46 (6.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 41 (5.53%) Business Analyst
8 38 (5.12%) Consultant
9 29 (3.91%) .NET Developer
9 29 (3.91%) IT Project Manager
10 27 (3.64%) Service Manager
11 25 (3.37%) Support Engineer
12 23 (3.10%) Senior Network Engineer
13 22 (2.96%) SAP Consultant
14 21 (2.83%) C# Developer
15 20 (2.70%) Cisco Engineer
15 20 (2.70%) Security Engineer
15 20 (2.70%) Senior Analyst
15 20 (2.70%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (8.49%) .NET
2 31 (4.18%) ASP.NET
3 30 (4.04%) HTML
4 26 (3.50%) CSS
5 23 (3.10%) SOAP
6 21 (2.83%) XML
7 20 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 20 (2.70%) Middleware
8 19 (2.56%) Web Services
9 18 (2.43%) jQuery
10 14 (1.89%) .NET Framework
11 13 (1.75%) Ajax
11 13 (1.75%) JSON
11 13 (1.75%) NHibernate
12 7 (0.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (0.94%) LDAP
12 7 (0.94%) REST
12 7 (0.94%) XSLT
13 5 (0.67%) AngularJS
13 5 (0.67%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 126 (16.98%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (7.82%) Management Information System
3 46 (6.20%) Computer Science
4 44 (5.93%) Data Centre
5 28 (3.77%) Self-Motivation
6 24 (3.23%) Private Cloud
7 23 (3.10%) CMDB
8 21 (2.83%) Enterprise Software
9 17 (2.29%) Driving Licence
10 11 (1.48%) Enterprise Storage
10 11 (1.48%) Replication
11 10 (1.35%) User Experience
12 8 (1.08%) Enterprise Cloud
12 8 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
13 7 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
14 6 (0.81%) PMI
15 5 (0.67%) e-Learning
15 5 (0.67%) Greenfield Project
15 5 (0.67%) Mobile App
15 5 (0.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 130 (17.52%) Windows
2 65 (8.76%) Linux
3 45 (6.06%) Windows Server
4 29 (3.91%) Unix
5 20 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (2.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (2.02%) Windows 10
7 15 (2.02%) Windows 7
8 6 (0.81%) Solaris
9 5 (0.67%) AIX
9 5 (0.67%) Windows 2000
10 4 (0.54%) Apple iOS
11 3 (0.40%) Android
11 3 (0.40%) CentOS
11 3 (0.40%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.13%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 253 (34.10%) ITIL
2 162 (21.83%) Project Management
3 114 (15.36%) Agile Software Development
4 103 (13.88%) Service Management
5 101 (13.61%) Problem-Solving
6 92 (12.40%) Stakeholder Management
7 72 (9.70%) Problem Management
8 70 (9.43%) Risk Management
9 67 (9.03%) Service Delivery
10 66 (8.89%) Configuration Management
11 63 (8.49%) Business Analysis
11 63 (8.49%) Time Management
12 61 (8.22%) PRINCE2
12 61 (8.22%) Release Management
13 57 (7.68%) Capacity Planning
14 55 (7.41%) Incident Management
15 51 (6.87%) Root Cause Analysis
16 50 (6.74%) Continuous Improvement
17 45 (6.06%) ERP
18 42 (5.66%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 118 (15.90%) SQL
2 39 (5.26%) C#
3 31 (4.18%) JavaScript
4 28 (3.77%) C
5 26 (3.50%) Java
5 26 (3.50%) PL/SQL
6 18 (2.43%) PowerShell
7 11 (1.48%) ABAP
8 10 (1.35%) Delphi
9 8 (1.08%) Perl
10 6 (0.81%) Bash Shell
11 5 (0.67%) Apex Code
11 5 (0.67%) Python
12 4 (0.54%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.54%) VBScript
13 3 (0.40%) Apple Swift
13 3 (0.40%) Objective-C
13 3 (0.40%) VB
14 2 (0.27%) AWK
14 2 (0.27%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 103 (13.88%) Degree
2 83 (11.19%) Cisco Certification
3 65 (8.76%) CCNA
4 53 (7.14%) CCNP
5 52 (7.01%) CCIE
6 38 (5.12%) Security Cleared
7 31 (4.18%) Computer Science Degree
8 27 (3.64%) Microsoft Certification
9 21 (2.83%) SC Cleared
10 19 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
11 18 (2.43%) DV Cleared
11 18 (2.43%) PMI Certification
12 16 (2.16%) PMP
13 13 (1.75%) MCSE
13 13 (1.75%) RHCSA
14 12 (1.62%) ISEB
14 12 (1.62%) MCP
15 10 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 7 (0.94%) CCIE Routing and Switching
16 7 (0.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 87 (11.73%) SLA
2 46 (6.20%) PMO
3 29 (3.91%) QA
4 14 (1.89%) GDPR
5 10 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (1.08%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.94%) Cyber Essentials
8 5 (0.67%) COBIT
8 5 (0.67%) Data Quality
8 5 (0.67%) GAMP
9 4 (0.54%) GPG13
9 4 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 3 (0.40%) ISO 9001
10 3 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 1 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
12 1 (0.13%) P3O
System Software
1 88 (11.86%) Active Directory
2 55 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (2.70%) vSphere
4 16 (2.16%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (1.62%) Hyper-V
6 11 (1.48%) XenApp
7 10 (1.35%) HDFS
8 9 (1.21%) Virtual Machines
9 8 (1.08%) XenDesktop
10 5 (0.67%) Apache Flume
10 5 (0.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 5 (0.67%) Virtual Servers
11 4 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.40%) NDS
12 3 (0.40%) NetIQ eDirectory
12 3 (0.40%) Terminal Services
12 3 (0.40%) vCloud
12 3 (0.40%) Virtual Desktop
13 2 (0.27%) Docker
13 2 (0.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 21 (2.83%) Puppet
2 16 (2.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 12 (1.62%) SCCM
4 11 (1.48%) Tivoli
5 10 (1.35%) Red Hat Satellite
6 9 (1.21%) Kibana
6 9 (1.21%) vCenter Server
6 9 (1.21%) vMotion
7 8 (1.08%) FortiGate
8 7 (0.94%) PowerCLI
9 6 (0.81%) HP SiteScope
9 6 (0.81%) Nagios
9 6 (0.81%) OpenView
10 5 (0.67%) Ansible
10 5 (0.67%) Microsoft Intune
10 5 (0.67%) Nessus
10 5 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (0.54%) AirWatch
11 4 (0.54%) Failover Clustering
11 4 (0.54%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 174 (23.45%) Microsoft
2 115 (15.50%) Cisco
3 104 (14.02%) VMware
4 60 (8.09%) Oracle
5 57 (7.68%) Citrix
5 57 (7.68%) SAP
6 48 (6.47%) F5
7 45 (6.06%) SolarWinds
8 30 (4.04%) Blue Coat
8 30 (4.04%) CheckPoint
9 27 (3.64%) Juniper
10 24 (3.23%) Forcepoint
10 24 (3.23%) Zscaler
11 22 (2.96%) ServiceNow
12 21 (2.83%) Red Hat
12 21 (2.83%) Symantec
13 18 (2.43%) Remedy
14 17 (2.29%) Palo Alto
15 16 (2.16%) HP
16 15 (2.02%) Atlassian